March 29, 2021
The Best 8 Sakura Viewing Spots In Japan And How To Get There
The Sakura season is upon us and Japan is turning many shades of pink and purple. We’ve picked 8 spots across the country that make for the best Sakura viewing and enjoyment.
March 22, 2021
Sanzen In Temple, Kyoto
Sanzen-in Temple (三千院) is a national treasure and heritage sights located in the village of Ohara, about one hour north of Kyoto by public transport.
March 8, 2021
Daigoji Temple In Kyoto
Daigoji (醍醐寺) is a massive temple complex that extends over an entire mountain side to the southeast of Kyoto.
February 17, 2021
Guide To Visiting Takao, Kyoto
Takao (高雄) is a remote mountain valley about 1 hour north of Kyoto. Famous for its three historic temples and beautiful natural scenery.
February 8, 2021
Hiroshima Castle: Access And Visitor Guide
Hiroshima castle, informally known as Carp Castle is a fun and easy visit on any trip to Hiroshima. Find out about access, admission and its history.
February 7, 2021
Shotengai: The Best Japanese Shopping Streets
Love shopping? You’ll love Japan! Discover Japan’s best shopping streets, from traditional local covered ‘shotengai’ to dazzling high-end boutiques.
February 4, 2021
Guide To The Kyoto National Museum
Dig deep into Japanese culture and history at the Kyoto National Museum, one of the best Kyoto museums for locals and foreign visitors alike.
January 29, 2021
Sapporo Beer Museum: Crafting Beer And History
The Sapporo beer museum is the old iconic brewery of the beer that carries the name of the city it is brewed in it. Explore its history, tasting included!
January 25, 2021
Summer Festivals In Japan The Expert Guide
Summer is the perfect time to visit Japan and enjoy the country’s most colourful and spectacular traditional festivals. Get ready for fun in the sun!
November 10, 2020
What It Is Like To Visit A Japanese Palace
Japan’s beautiful and historic palaces are a popular destination all year round and offer a fascinating insight into the country’s heritage and culture.